A Local Area Network (LAN) is a computer network that interconnects computers within a prescribed area such as an office. With the skills you gain in this course you will be able to describe the concepts, functions, and requirements of a LAN.
Graduates of this course will be able to describe IPv4 addressing, the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model, and Transmission Control. You will also be able to describe network monitoring and the role of hardware selection for efficiencies in data communications.
Prior to enrollment it is recommended that you have taken CCTO101 Windows Desktop Operating System, equivalent courses, or have practical experience.